Noise & Hearing Loss Prevention: Special Populations

Special Populations

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Although hearing loss is the most common work-related illness in the United States, it affects more than just workers. Below are a few resources for hearing loss in groups outside of the occupational domain.

OSHA – Hearing Conservation for the Hearing-Impaired Workerexternal icon

NIOSH Topic Page: Reproductive Health and the Workplace

CDC – Hearing Loss in Children

OSHA – Young Worker Safety in Restaurantsexternal icon

NIOSH Youth@Work – Talking Safety Curriculum for Alabama

CDC – National Center for Environmental Health – Environmental Noise Exposure and Health

Page last reviewed: February 5, 2018